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Inflation Theory book

  1. Jun 3, 2007 #1
    I need a good book on Inflation theory to start studying . Does anyone know a good book written on inflation theory? I really need a book advice...
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  3. Jun 3, 2007 #2
    Be specific. 'A good book' can mean either a textbook or one written on a popular level.
  4. Jun 3, 2007 #3
    I need a book to study . i need a textbook that will help me to understand the theory and to understand the mathemathical derivations .
    Last edited: Jun 3, 2007
  5. Jun 4, 2007 #4


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    "The Early Universe" by Kolb & Turner is the standard reference about the early universe.

    You might try also this pedagogical papers:

    Cosmology, inflation, and the physics of nothing, William H. Kinney
    http://arxiv.org/astro-ph/0301448 [Broken]

    Inflation and the Cosmic Microwave Background, Charles H. Lineweaver
    http://arxiv.org/astro-ph/0305179 [Broken]
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